17-12-2014 09:51 AM | News Comment
MPs question rural broadband coverage delays
MPs have subjected the Broadband Delivery UK (BDUK) company to robust questioning on its 'failure to meet targets.' Members of the Environment, Fo...
17-12-2014 00:44 AM | Arable Comment
US corn harvest report indicates record crop
The overall quality of the United States’ 2014 corn crop was good, with 88 percent of samples rating at grade No. 2 or better, according to the U.S. G...
16-12-2014 16:27 PM | Arable Comment
Spray window open for Kerb or ASTROKerb
There is still plenty of time to apply the residual herbicides ASTROKerb or Kerb Flo 500 in oilseed rape as the spray window doesn’t close until the e...
16-12-2014 12:33 PM | News Comment
FUW welcomes £20m boost to help develop Aberystwyth Innovation and Enterprise Campus
Welsh Government finance and business minister Jane Hutt’s announcement that Aberystwyth University’s Innovation and Enterprise Campus (AIEC) will be...
16-12-2014 11:01 AM | Arable Comment
EU cereal yields above five-year average, says EU Commission
EU grains finished the day higher, with Jan 15 London wheat up GBP2.25/tonne to GBP132.25/tonne; Jan 15 Paris wheat was EUR1.25/tonne firmer at EUR190...
16-12-2014 10:58 AM | Arable Comment
EU winter wheat conditions 'take turn for the worse'
Soycomplex Beans closed around 7 to 8 cents lower. Weekly export inspections were 1.82 MMT, down from 2.2 MMT a week ago, but still a decent volume...
16-12-2014 10:36 AM | Agri Safety Comment
Unions express shock over farm death increases
Farmers are being warned to adhere more closely to health and safety initiatives after it emerged that 31 people were killed as a result of farming th...
16-12-2014 10:22 AM | Finance Comment
Solar delivers a secure income for farmers - NFU vice president
Guy Smith, vice president of the NFU, has backed a new partnership to explore the relationship between solar farms and agriculture. He was speaki...
16-12-2014 09:59 AM | Animal Health Comment
Avian flu to 'shake up' 2015 poultry trade
Global issues such as avian flu and trade restrictions remain on the horizon for 2015 and will have a big impact on global poultry trade. Regions a...
16-12-2014 09:56 AM | Arable Comment
Upsurge in pulse crop growing prompts further roadshows
An upsurge of interest for pulse crop growing in the spring has prompted the further spread of the popular PGRO Pulse Roadshows for 2015. An addit...
16-12-2014 09:53 AM | Arable Comment
EnviTec Biogas UK shows AD on a growth curve at Energy Now
High performance plant, a commitment to technology and innovation, a highly-trained service team operating nationwide and a strong balance sheet are j...
15-12-2014 08:41 AM | Meat Processing Comment
New food labelling regulations come into force
On 13th December, the new Food Information to Consumers’ (FIC) regulations came into force. They cover provision of mandatory information regarding...

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17-12-2014 09:46 AM
Killing wolves may actually worsen livestock losses
What if shooting and trapping wolves actually increase livestock losses in wolf territory, instead of reducing them? As Minnesota closes the books ...
17-12-2014 09:45 AM
India's wheat exports rise due to high prices
Contrary to earlier estimates that India’s wheat exports may reach a record high this year, high domestic prices and improved crop prospects in wheat ...
17-12-2014 09:43 AM
Dairy incomes on the rise
After a difficult 18 months dealing with supermarket pricing wars, disruptive takeover bids and trade deals, Australian dairy farmers are overdue for ...
17-12-2014 09:42 AM
Dairy firm accused of polluting river
Environment Canada agents don't cry over spilled milk -- they prosecute. The venerable Cochrane's Dairy Ltd. and executive Barry Cochrane are stand...
17-12-2014 09:41 AM
Wheat prices surge as speculation mounts on Russia
Wheat prices have reached a five-month high, on the back of speculation Russia may move to curb its wheat exports. Chicago Board of Trade futures p...
17-12-2014 09:40 AM
China GMO corn approval not seen as windfall for U.S. exporters
Despite molding corn stocks and unreliable alternate suppliers, China is not expected to immediately revive U.S. corn imports following Beijing's expe...
17-12-2014 09:38 AM
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16-12-2014 22:45 PM
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16-12-2014 22:31 PM
Render Wrangler
The Render Support department monitors and manages the physical render farm cluster and the software which the render farm runs ensuring high availabi...
16-12-2014 22:16 PM
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16-12-2014 21:48 PM
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12-12-2014 | Poultry
SEPRA Market Report - 12th December 2014
The market is quieter which is expected, some people in England are reducing prices slightly on Colony eggs, Free Range are still fairly tight but suf...
09-12-2014 | Poultry
SEPRA Market Report - 5th December 2014
The market is reasonably stable, slightly more eggs available and now covering demand, probably no further price increases before Christmas but doesn&...
09-12-2014 | Dairy
November 2014 Wholesale Milk Production
The format of UK wholesale milk production notices for the 2014/15 quota year is intended to provide comprehensive and detailed information which does...
08-12-2014 | Forestry
US softwood lumber prices trends downward
Prices for softwood lumber imported to China increased this fall, while they fell in Japan as the housing market weakened. In the US, lumber prices we...
03-12-2014 | Forestry
The Global Forest Industry 3Q 2014
Sawlog prices were lower in the 3Q in most of the 20 regions that are the basis for the Global Sawlog Price Index (GSPI). The Index fell by 4.6% from ...
02-12-2014 | Poultry
SEPRA Market Report - 28th November 2014
Demand is a bit quieter, as is expected as all the pennies are being spent on Christmas goodies, there is possibly a bit of resistance on the wholesal...
26-11-2014 | Poultry
Wild birds - flu biosecurity measures
Wild birds are one possible source of the H5N8 avian flu outbreak in East Yorkshire. That is why we are advising poultry keepers to follow good practi...

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17-01-2015 | The Royal Norfolk Showground, Dereham Road, New Costessey, Norwich, Norfolk
British Carp and Angling Show
The British Carp & Angling show will bring together top names, top stands and the best fishing demo’s the UK has to offer. Set just 5 minutes from ...
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The British Cattle Breeders Club prides itself on bringing together speakers who will challenge current thinking and practices and encourage the deleg...
21-01-2015 | East of England Showground, Oundle Rd, Alwalton, Peterborough
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17-12-2014 02:37 PM | by Simon
Broadband suppliers should also make it easier to increase the speed of slow rural broadband. I want to do broadband bonding but BT are clueless to s...
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some good points made and particularily over use of alternatives - alas the speed of roll out to poorly serviced areas still witheringly slow - eg Som...
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